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Archibald Prize 1973

Entries: 186 (53 selected)
Exhibition dates: 19 January to 17 February 1974
Only selected works were exhibited; each artist could submit up to two works

Janet Dawson became the third female artist to win the prize, with her first Archibald entry, a portrait of her husband, the actor, writer and restaurant critic Michael Boddy.